Great English Composers: Walton And Holst

  |  Buy to Own: 08/12/2014
  |  170 min
Rated TBC by the BBFC


Pair of documentaries by Tony Palmer about two of the greatest English composers of the 20th century. 'At the Haunted End of the Day' (1981) is a profile of the acclaimed symphony composer William Walton featuring performances of some of his most famous works including 'Belshazzar's Feast' and 'Crown Imperial'. 'In the Bleak Midwinter' (2011) tells the life story of Gustav Holst, the man behind one of the most sung hymns 'I Vow to Thee My Country'.